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Hagerstown Technology Showcase

March 21, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

$15 – $30

The 2019 Hagerstown Technology Showcase is a partial day event where life science and healthcare companies and entrepreneurs will learn how to work with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to access licensable technologies and collaborative opportunities – as well as funding programs through the NIH Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program. 

Event will be held at Hagerstown Community College in the Career Programs Building, 211/213 

Why Attend:

  • Learn about obtaining access to licensable technologies from and collaboration opportunities with the NIH from various NIH Institutes’ Technology Transfer Offices.
  • Participating Technology Transfer Offices:
    • National Cancer Institute (NCI)
    • National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
    • National Heart Lung & Blood Institute (NHLBI)
    • NIH Office of Technology Transfer [OTT]
  • Learn about funding opportunities and other resources for life science and healthcare entrepreneurs and small businesses through the NIH Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program.
  • Learn about navigating the steps for applying to this program, tips for successful submissions, and activities of the program.
  • Participating SBIR Offices:
    • National Cancer Institute (NCI)
    • National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
    • National Heart Lung & Blood Institute (NHLBI)
    • National Institute on Aging (NIA)
  • Opportunities for 1-on-1 partnering meetings with members from the NIH Technology Transfer Offices and the SBIR team.
  • Network with presenters and members of the local and geographic life science and healthcare entrepreneur and small business community.

Who Should Attend:

  • Life-science / healthcare companies
  • Investors
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Researchers
  • Technology Scouts looking for assets to commercialize
  • Professional services companies
  • Educators
  • All interested stakeholders

In partnership with Hagerstown Community College and NIH.

Thank you to our sponsors:

Federal Labs, Leveque IP Law, P.C., Mount St. Mary’s University, and Noble Life Sciences.







March 21, 2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
$15 – $30


Hagerstown Community College
11400 Robinwood Dr.
Hagerstown, MD 21742 United States
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The City of Frederick is proud of its long relationship with Fort Detrick, and its allied federal agencies, and the important role it plays in the economic health of our community, and its strategic role in the health and safety of our nation. Our support for the Fort Detrick Alliance, as a founding sponsor, is a natural extension as we work to forge and sustain community partnerships, between the public and private sectors, for our mutual benefit.
Mayor Michael C. O’ConnorMayorThe City of Frederick

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